Figuring out the NHS

Understanding Health Spending
  • Patrick McNeill


The condition of the National Health Service has long been a favourite target for critics of the government, whoever is in power. Allegations of neglect and underfunding, or of wastage and extravagance, always supported by impressive-looking figures, have been countered with the support of other equally impressive statistics.


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Further Reading

  1. Butler, J. and Valle, M. (1984) Health and Health Services (RKP).Google Scholar
  2. Trowler, P. (1984) Topics in Sociology (UTP).Google Scholar

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© David Barrat, Chris Brown, Tony Cole, Peter de la Cour, David Cutler and Karim Murji, Roger Gomm, Patrick McNeill 1991

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  • Patrick McNeill

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